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Stéphane Grappelli (1908–1997)

Stéphane Grappelli was born on January 26, 1908 in Paris, France. He died on December 1, 1997 in Paris. See full bio »


(age 89) in Paris, France

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The Matrix Soundtrack
Junior Soundtrack
The Holiday Soundtrack
Chocolat Soundtrack


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 2019 A Million Times Before (Short) (performer: "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square")
 2019 Antiques Road Trip (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.9 (2019) ... (performer: "You're Driving Me Crazy" - uncredited)
  Catastrophe (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Episode #2.3 (2015) ... (performer: "Minor Swing" - uncredited) / (writer: "Minor Swing" - uncredited)
 2013 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (Documentary) (performer: "Swing 42")
 2013 The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ayu (2013) ... ("Clair")
 2012 MacPherson (Short) (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2012 B.B. King: The Life of Riley (Documentary) (writer: "Sweet Chorus")
 2011 The Big Year (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2011 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kings of Pastry (2011) ... (writer: "Bricktop")
 2011 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Marwencol (2011) ... (performer: "Honeysuckle Rose")
 2010 Marwencol (Documentary) (performer: "Honeysuckle Rose")
 2009 Julie & Julia (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2009 Big River Man (Documentary) (performer: "Exactly Like You")
 2008 Seitenblicke (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 May 2008 (2008) ... (performer: "La Mer")
 2007 Vivement dimanche (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Hommage à Sacha Distel (2007) ... (performer: "Ma première guitare")
 2007 A Secret (music: "Les Valseuses")
 2007 BioShock (Video Game) (performer: "Beyond the Sea" (La Mer))
 2007 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Les Paul: Chasing Sound (2007) ... (performer: "J'attendrai")
 2007 The Sopranos (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Blue Comet (2007) ... (performer: "Nuages" - uncredited)
 2006 The Holiday (performer: "Moonglow" (1934))
 2005 Daltry Calhoun (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2004 Head in the Clouds (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2003 Something's Gotta Give (performer: "Sweet Lorraine")
 2002 Contact (TV Movie) (performer: "My Heart Stood Still")
 2002 Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven (Video Game) (performer: "Honeysuckle Rose" - uncredited) / (writer: "Minor Swing" - uncredited)
 2001 Town & Country (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2000 Chocolat (writer: "Minor Swing")
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown (writer: "Mystery Pacific" (1936-7))
 1999 The Matrix (writer: "Minor Swing")
 1999 Guinevere (writer: "Djangology" (1934))
 1997 Metroland (writer: "Minor Swing")
 1997 Addicted to Love (performer: "Autumn Leaves" (Les Feuilles Mortes))
 1997 In Praise of Older Women (writer: "Minor Swing")
 1996 Familia ("Sweet Chorus", "Tears", "Are You in the Mood?", "Amanda", "Bossa Pour Dider", "Pent-up House")
 1995 Steal Big Steal Little (performer: "Pages Of Life")
 1994 Junior (performer: "Are You in the Mood") / (writer: "Are You in the Mood")
 1993 Bon Anniversaire Monsieur Grappelli (TV Special) (music: "Milou en Mai") / (performer: "Parlez-moi d'Amour", "C'est si bon", "Les Feuilles Mortes", "Un Été 42", "Retour à Paris", "Clopin-Clopant", "Insensiblement", "Les Parapluies de Cherbourg", "Milou en Mai", "Nuages")
 1993 Arizona Dream ("Minor Swing")
 1992 Bouillon de culture (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Stéphane Grappelli et Henri Troyat (1992) ... (performer: "C'est si bon")
 1991 The Butcher's Wife (performer: "My Foolish Heart")
 1991 Other People's Money (performer: "Solitude")
 1991 L.A. Story (performer: "I've Had My Moments", "La Mer", "Smoke Rings")
 1989 New York Stories (performer: "What Is This Thing Called Love", "Bolero De Django")
 1988 Méliès 1988 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Le cauchemar de Méliès (1988) ... (writer: "Le cauchemar de Méliès")
 1984 The Man You Know (Short) (performer: "Parisianne Swing: Black and White Rag")
 1984 Fresh Fields (TV Series) (performer: "Pick Yourself Up" (Main Theme))
 1982 S'il vous plaît (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Le caméléon (1982) ... (performer: "C'est si bon", "Les Feuilles Mortes")
 1979 The Adolescent (performer: "L'Adolescente", "Voyage Imaginaire", "La Rencontre", "La Jalousie", "La Découverte", "Grand Départ", "Valse Du 14 Juillet", "Les Vacances", "L'Amour", "La Sorcière", "Retour Au Pays")
 1977 New York, New York (performer: "Billets doux")
 1976 Ah! Vous écrivez? (TV Series short) (performer - 6 episodes)
- Pierre Schoendoerffer ou à la recherche de la fraternité (1976) ... (performer: "Tea for Two" )
- Pierre-Jean Rémy ou l'écriture avant tout (1976) ... (performer: "Tea for Two" Music by nm0949207)
- André Stil ou Marivaux dans les corons (1976) ... (performer: "Tea for Two" Music by nm0949207)
- Denis Roche ou le jeune loup de l'avant-garde (1976) ... (performer: "Tea for Two" )
- Michèle Perrein ou Madame Ex, féministe (1976) ... (performer: "Tea for Two" )
 1974 Creezy (performer: "Générique", "Trois Heures Du Matin", "Thème D'amour")
 1974 Lacombe, Lucien (music: "Minor Swing")
 1972 Love to Eternity (performer: "Générique", "Le Bunker", "Melampo", "Retour Dans L'Ile", "Le Gramophone", "Liza", "La Nage", "Souvenirs", "L'Avion", "Le Départ") / (writer: "Générique", "Le Départ")
 1969 The Swimming Pool ("La Piscine", "De Souvenirs en Regrets", "Piège à Reflets", "Dans la Soirée", uncredited)
 1944 Time Flies (performer: "Hey Mister Bellman")
 1938 Jazz Hot (Short) (performer: "J'attendrai")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Olympia 88" See more »

Alternate Names:

Stephane Grapelly | Stephane Grappelli | Stephane Grappelly | Stéphane Grappelly | Hot Club Quintet | Stephane Grapelly and His Quintette | Le Quintette du Hot Club de France

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Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1995. See more »

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